Stories by Steven Wine

Friday, Sept. 25, 2015

Marlins fend off Braves' rally

MIAMI - Jose Fernandez became the first pitcher in the modern era to win his first 17 career home decisions, overcoming a rough start Friday to help the Miami Marlins beat the Atlanta Braves 12-11.
By Steven Wine

Saturday, Aug 29, 2015

Falcons' offense sputters in preseason loss

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. - After cruising through the first two weeks of the preseason, Atlanta's first-team offense sputtered Saturday night.
By Steven Wine

Monday, July 27, 2015

Marlins' stadium has proven a challenge for power hitters

Marlins Park's colorful home-run sculpture doesn't get much use because Marlins Park is the toughest place in the majors to hit a homer.
By Steven Wine

Saturday, June 27, 2015

Stanton out 4-6 weeks with broken left hand

MIAMI - For the second year in a row, Giancarlo Stanton's chances of winning the major league home run title have been hurt by an injury.
By Steven Wine

Monday, May 18, 2015

Miami names its GM as new manager

Miami Marlins general manager Dan Jennings has been chosen the team's new manager, a person familiar with the situation said Monday.
By Steven Wine

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Miller flirts with a no-hitter as Braves sweep Marlins

MIAMI — Shelby Miller’s no-hit bid ended with two outs in the ninth inning Sunday when Justin Bour singled sharply up the middle, and the Atlanta Braves right-hander settled for a two-hitter to ...
By Steven Wine

Saturday, May 16, 2015

Rookie's slam powers Atlanta

MIAMI - Rookie Jace Peterson hit a grand slam as the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 5-3 on Saturday.
By Steven Wine

Friday, May 15, 2015

Atlanta's Cunningham has memorable first start

MIAMI - Todd Cunningham had three hits in his first big league start, including a tiebreaking single in the eighth inning, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 5-3 on Friday night.
By Steven Wine

Monday, April 27, 2015

Marlins cut ties with Jarrod Saltalamacchia

MIAMI - The Miami Marlins' free agent deal with catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia will be remembered as a bust after he was designated for assignment.
By Steven Wine

Saturday, April 11, 2015

Gordon's dunk is hit with teammates

MIAMI - The Miami Marlins celebrated their first victory of the season with a grand slam.
By Steven Wine

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Braves complete season-opening sweep

MIAMI - A.J. Pierzynski hit a two-run homer and five pitchers combined on a six-hitter Wednesday to help the Atlanta Braves complete a three-game sweep by beating the Miami Marlins 2-0.
By Steven Wine

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Braves rout Marlins

MIAMI - The Atlanta Braves scored seven runs in the first inning off Mat Latos and beat the Miami Marlins for the second day in a row to start the season, 12-2 on Tuesday night.
By Steven Wine

Monday, April 6, 2015

New-look Braves prevail in opener

MIAMI - Two relievers combined to escape a bases-loaded, none-out jam in the seventh, and new closer Jason Grilli pitched a perfect ninth to help the Atlanta Braves beat Miami 2-1 on Monday.
By Steven Wine

Sunday, April 5, 2015

Djokovic handles heat, Murray in final

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. - Novak Djokovic earned his fifth Key Biscayne title Sunday, beating Andy Murray for the seventh consecutive time by showing superior stamina in the subtropical heat to win the ...
By Steven Wine

Marlins' Alvarez, Braves' Teheran set to duel in opener

MIAMI - For fans who seek an amusingly theatrical start to the season, Miami Marlins right-hander Henderson Alvarez will deliver.
By Steven Wine

Saturday, April 4, 2015

Williams wins eighth title at Key Biscayne

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. - Serena Williams earned her eighth title at Key Biscayne on Saturday and remained unbeaten this year by drubbing Carla Suarez Navarro 6-2, 6-0 in the Miami Open final.
By Steven Wine

Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015

Stanton says he won't be changed by injury, huge contract

JUPITER, Fla. - Giancarlo Stanton arrived at spring training in the same old Maserati he drove last year. It didn't even sport a vanity plate. "I haven't changed at all," Stanton said.
By Steven Wine

Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015

Connors through playing tennis in public

BOCA RATON, Fla. - More than 20 years after Jimmy Connors left the tennis tour, he's finally announcing his retirement.
By Steven Wine

Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015

Thomas leads Georgia Tech to Orange Bowl victory

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. - Justin Thomas ran for three touchdowns and threw for another, and Georgia Tech rushed for 452 yards to beat Mississippi State.
By Steven Wine

Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014

Thundering Herd cruise in bowl

BOCA RATON, Fla. - Rakeem Cato capped a record-setting career by tying an NCAA mark for touchdown passes and throwing for three scores to help Marshall beat Northern Illinois 52-23 Tuesday night ...
By Steven Wine
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